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Author Kang, Shimi K.

Title The dolphin way : a parent's guide to raising healthy, happy, and motivated kids--without turning into a tiger / Shimi K. Kang.

Imprint New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher : Penguin, c2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.1 KAN    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    649.1 KAN    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's, Parents' Shelf    j 649.1 KAN    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    649.1 KAN    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    649.1 KAN    Available
Description 334 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary The author "...shows why pushy, hovering 'tiger parents' and permissive 'jellyfish parents' actually hinder self-motivation. She proposes a powerful new parenting model: the intelligent, playful, highly social dolphin. Dolphin parents focus on maintaining balance in their children's lives to gently, yet authoritatively guide them toward lasting health, happiness, and success"-- Front dust jacket flap.
Subject Child rearing.
Parenting.
Motivation (Psychology) in children.
ISBN 9780399166044
0399166041

 
    
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